rann kutch

Kutch

[kuhch]
noun
1.
a former state in W India, now part of Gujarat state.
2.
[ruhn] a salt marsh NE of this area. 9000 sq. mi. (23,310 sq. km).
Also, Cutch.
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Kutch or Cutch (kʌtʃ)
 
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1.  a former state of W India, on the Gulf of Kutch (an inlet of the Arabian Sea): part of Gujarat state since 1960
2.  Rann of Kutch an extensive salt waste in W central India, and S Pakistan: consists of the Great Rann in the north and the Little Rann in the southeast; seasonal alternation between marsh and desert; some saltworks. In 1968 an international tribunal awarded about 10 per cent of the border area to Pakistan. Area: 23 000 sq km (9000 sq miles)
 
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